Enjoy an afternoon at the charming and historic town of Kerikeri. Visit the Mission and Stone House to discover the Kerikeri’s colonial past and its wine making future.
- See Mission House, New Zealand's oldest standing wooden house
- Visit the Stone Store and shop for souvenirs
- Try organic wine and coffee at Ake Ake Vineyard
- Taste delicious chocolates from the Makana Chocolate Factory
The first stop this afternoon is to visit the small family run Ake Ake vineyard to sample organic wine and coffee. Next, step back in time as you visit Kerikeri Mission House and the Stone Store, two of New Zealand’s oldest standing European buildings. The Stone Store was originally built to house mission supplies and wheat, these days you can still shop there for souvenir items.
Finish your tour with a visit to the boutique Makana Chocolate Factory. See the mouthwatering chocolates being made and taste a few samples. You can even purchase some to take home.
Reviewed by Janice K, December 2010
Reviewed by oldbooklover, March 2011